Sinking Yangon

Title Sinking Yangon: Detection of subsidence caused by groundwater extraction using SAR interferometry and PSI time-series analysis for Sentinel-1 data Author Van der Horst, T. Contributor Rutten, M. (mentor) Date 2017-02-17 Abstract Inhabitants and ecosystems in delta areas are becoming increasing...
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Sustainable Dala

Title Sustainable Dala: Showcase of a sustainable water infrastructure Author Bandinu, Giacomo (TU Delft Civil Engineering and Geosciences; TU Delft Water Management) Barendsen, Lot (TU Delft Civil Engineering and Geosciences; TU Delft Water Management) Delfos, Jeroen (TU Delft Civil Engineering and...
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Swedish hydropower and the EU Water Framework Directive

This project report provides non-Swedish readers with an overview of Sweden's attempts to reform the governance of its hydropower sector: the processes, the guidelines and recommendations. It also looks at some of the controversies and unresolved questions that have emerged, particularly around how ...
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Water Supply Governance In YCDC

​It was presented by U Myo Thein, Deputy Head(Director) of Department, Engineering Department. Pointed out that Challenges and current issues of YCDC water supply and to meet Sustainable Development Goal SDG 6.1, by 2030, universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all c...
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Sustainable Water Governance in Myanmar

It was presented by Thi Thi Khaing, Deputy Director, Department of Urban and Housing Development, MoC, Khin Aung Thein, WASH officer and Dr. Khin Latt, professor from the department of Civil Department of West Yangon Technological University. It is about Urban Development Planning in Myanmar. Furthe...
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Governance and Institution for Water Supply

Dr. Satoshi TAKIZAWA from The University of Tokyo presented in 3rd Asia Pacific Water Summit in 2017. It was shown that one of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), SDG 6: Ensure access to water and sanitation for all is articulated. Furthermore, the explanation about urban water crisis and wate...
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Photo session: 3rd APWS high level delegates

Yangon Declaration: The Pathway Forward

The 3 rd Asia-Pacific Water Summit (APWS) was convened in Yangon on 11-12 December 2017, with the aim of promoting cooperation and partnership, as well as sharing knowledge and experiences to enhance water security in the region towards concrete actions and solutions for sustainable development. ​ A...
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Yangon Port - Roadmap Program

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YWP Myanmar: Field Trip to Twante Canal

29 November 2017. Dawn came slowly, followed by the brilliant blue sky of the morning. A group of twelve young Myanmar people gathered at the NanThidar Water Taxi Terminal in Yangon. All wearing the same shirt with "Young Water Professional ( YWP ) 3 rd batch", they were filled with excitement to go...
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Towards Urban Growth Analytics for Yangon

It is within this context that the IGC Myanmar office has collaborated with LSE Cities on this first step towards developing a more in-depth research programme on urban development in Yangon. It has resulted in the creation of a comparative information base that will provide a strong empirical found...
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Urban Water Supply and Sanitation in Yangon

​This document is presentation from Asian Development Bank Business Opportunities Seminar and it presents about ADB's "Water for All" policy and overview of ADB's investment in water sector describing spotlight projects and business opportunities.   Download PDF File Here
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WaterWorX Project Plan - MCDC and Vitens Evides International

This document describes the WaterWorX project plan between the Mandalay City Development Committee (MCDC) and Vitens Evides International, published on 20 November 2017   Download PDF File Here
Villages brace for water shortages this summer

Villages brace for water shortages this summer

SUMMARY KEY DATES (MUST ATTEND) 18 January 2017 - High Level Dinner with local and international stakeholders from the dredging course 19 January 201 7 - Port Pressure Cooker with the roadmap partners   DECEMBER 2017 ​19 December PORT DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP Arcadis will organise a local stakehold...
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Myanmar-Netherlands Water Roadmap 2017-2018

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More rain to be expected: Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH)

More rain to be expected: Department of Meteorology and Hydrology (DMH)

This presentation by Ei Khaing Mon (Assistant Engineer, Water & Sanitation Department, YCDC) shares the status of water supply system of Yangon and YCDC's activities to improve the system. She also shares about water supply projects that YCDC is carrying out in cooperation with international org...
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